Sunday March 13, a VSP Trooper made a traffic stop on Route 58 at Grassy Hill Road. After questioning the driver, information did not line up, the trooper took the driver into custody.
While the trooper was speaking to a witness, the subject fled the scene while in handcuffs and was lost in the woods. After a search of the area, the subject was not found.
Troopers developed leads to determine the identity of the driver and located the subject this evening at a residence in Henry County.
Troopers obtained a search warrant and conducted a search in the 30 block of Wisteria Lane in Henry County and the subject was taken into custody.
The subject was still in handcuffs when he was found in the residence.
Kevin Michael Dunford, 35, of Henry County was arrested and charged with: Felony Escape, Providing False Identity to Police Officer, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Driving Suspended.
Dunford was taken to the Henry County Jail.